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“Yummy but a little dirty!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bates City Bar-B-Q

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Bates City Bar-B-Q
313 Market St, Bates City, MO 64011
(816) 625-4961
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Bates City
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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“Yummy but a little dirty!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2007

Bates City Bar B Que was really good. You order your food and pay before you sit. I had a BBQ sandwich and potato salad, my boy friend had a BBQ sandwich with fries… the fries were a little too greasy. Do not go there for the atmosphere or cleanliness. The floors were dirty and there were at least 6 tables that needed to be cleaned (we were there on a Sunday afternoon). The kids who worked there just sat around and talked on their cell phones and ignored the mess. However because the food was very good I would still recommend it, maybe taking it to go so you don't have to look at the place while you eat. ALSO they only accept cash and there is not an ATM in town. A big inconvenience in this day of age!

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